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Washington, DC 20549






Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d) of the

Securities Exchange Act of 1934

Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported): March 18, 2021

Impinj, Inc.

(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)









(State or other jurisdiction

of incorporation)



File Number)



(IRS Employer

Identification No.)

400 Fairview Avenue North, Suite 1200

Seattle, Washington 98109

(Address of principal executive offices, including zip code)


(206) 517-5300

(Registrant’s telephone number, including area code)



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Securities registered pursuant to Section 12(b) of the Act:

Title of each class

Trading symbol(s)

Name of each exchange on which registered

Common Stock, par value $0.001 per share


The Nasdaq Global Select Market


Indicate by check mark whether the registrant is an emerging growth company as defined in Rule 405 of the Securities Act of 1933 (§ 230.405 of this chapter) or Rule 12b-2 of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 (§ 240.12b-2 of this chapter).





Emerging growth company




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Item 5.02.

Departure of Directors or Certain Officers; Election of Directors; Appointment of Certain Officers; Compensatory Arrangements of Certain Officers.


On March 18, 2021, the Board of Directors (the “Board”) of Impinj, Inc. (the “Company”) increased the size of the Board to ten directors and appointed Steve Sanghi to serve as a director, with an initial term expiring at the Company’s next annual meeting of stockholders.


There are no arrangements or understandings between Mr. Sanghi, on the one hand, and the Company or any other persons, on the other hand, pursuant to which Mr. Sanghi was selected as a director. There are no related party transactions between the Company and Mr. Sanghi (or any of his immediate family members) requiring disclosure under Item 404(a) of Regulation S-K. Mr. Sanghi does not have any family relationships with any of the Company’s directors or executive officers. Mr. Sanghi will participate in the outside directors’ compensation plan applicable to outside directors as described in the Company’s definitive proxy statement filed on April 29, 2020. In addition, the Company will enter into its standard form of indemnification agreement with Mr. Sanghi.


Item 9.01

Financial Statements and Exhibits


(d) Exhibits.







Press release dated as of March 22, 2021.








104 Inline XBRL for the cover page of this Current Report on Form 8-K.


Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned hereunto duly authorized.





Impinj, Inc.





/s/ Chris Diorio



Chris Diorio

Chief Executive Officer


Date: March 22, 2021